[Covering soft tissue defects and unstable scars over the Achilles tendon by free microsurgical flap-plasty].

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INTRODUCTION Coverage of the exposed Achilles tendon requires thin, supple tissue to provide adequate range of motion and a satisfying aesthetic result for the distal lower extremity. Various local flaps and free flaps have been described for reconstruction of small and large defects. Small defects can be closed with local tissue, whereas free flap coverage… (More)

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